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Web-fed

Refers to presses that accept paper on rolls.

Weight

The variation of a letterform. Also refers to the weight of 500 sheets (a ream) of paper.

Widow

A single work left hanging at the end of a paragraph.

Wordmark

Logo comprised of words only.

Wove paper

An uncoated paper that has a uniform surface.

Wrap-around

A book jacket cover with front, back and flap designs. Often referred to as a "dust-cover".

WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You Get)

(pronounced "wizzywig") Generally means that what you see on your monitor is what you'll get when you print a hard copy.